Monthly Archives: November 2012

Joseph is now an American citizen! Introducing his Certificate of Citizenship!

Those of you familiar with international adoption know that it is a process. I am so thrilled so share that the very final step in the very paper-heavy international adoption process is complete! Joseph received his American Certificate of Citizenship … Continue reading

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The 5 People You Meet at Thanksgiving (Or Christmas) (Or Any Holiday Family Gathering)

Gathering around the Thanksgiving table is a time of food, family, and intense judgement. As we recover from Thanksgiving and gear up for the holiday season now among us, here’s a guide to the 5 People You Meet at Holiday … Continue reading

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a sweet early christmas surprise

It’s not every day that you walk into your house to see your table fully set with adorable dinnerware. I guess today was my lucky day! Unbeknownst to me, a group of ladies from our church blessed me by surprising … Continue reading

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recommended recipe: quick & easy banana pancakes

I have to confess: Pregnancy has made me really tired lazy. And last night, my laziness hit an all-time high. I just didn’t feel like cooking. Or thinking about cooking. I mostly just wanted to eat. Preferably sweet things. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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We’re a featured family on the Ergobaby blog! Ergo Carriers featured our journey to Joseph for National Adoption Month. Head on over there to check it out.

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We’re a featured family on the Ergobaby blog! Ergo Carriers featured our journey to Joseph for National Adoption Month. Head on over there to check it out.

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trouble sleeping? try a book. (here are my picks.)

Technology has a way of sneaking up and becoming a permanent fixture in my daily routine. I work from home, so my laptop is constantly around, with emails not-so-patiently waiting to be checked and documents longingly waiting to be tackled. … Continue reading

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